Senior Financial Analyst - IS&S Data Center Server Hardware CapEx

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States
Corporate Functions


Posted: Feb 7, 2019
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number: 200020354
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. Do you love thinking analytically? Are you passionate about using your financial knowledge to navigate complex challenges? Just as our customers find value in Apple products, the Finance group finds value for both Apple and its shareholders. As part of this group, you’ll play an integral role in ensuring our day-to-day financial health. You and your team will support Apple’s growth, both top and bottom line, by applying the same level of innovation toward financial matters as we do toward our products and services. You’ll also collaborate with Apple teams across the world to develop more effective investment strategies and risk management. Finance is essential to upholding our global commitment to excellence, and it is directly responsible for shaping the company’s future. Join us, and you’ll have a meaningful role in continuing Apple’s legacy of efficiency and success. We are in search of a Financial Analyst to partner with our infrastructure teams to establish and manage Data Center Server Hardware; both from a CapEx spend and a utilization standpoint. Along with a strong analytical mindset, this role will require a significant amount of partnering, both with the business and with our internal finance teams. The ideal candidate is highly motivated, able to take initiative and work independently. We want you to bring thought leadership to inspire change and drive Apple's Internet Services

Key Qualifications

  • 4+ years of financial analysis experience, preferred with a background in data center and/or capex
  • Validated analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Aptitude for synthesizing complex data into key components that drive informed decisions
  • Comfortable working with ambiguous data
  • Shown ability to work independently and respond rapidly in a fast changing business environment
  • Strong sense of team
  • Innate curiosity - passion for and experience with Apple’s products
  • Ability to challenge current thinking in constructive ways
  • Excellent multi-functional partner
  • Strong presentation and communication skills


The Data Center Server Hardware analyst plays a critical role in both working with various properties (iCloud, Maps, AMP, Ad Platforms etc.) to manage and track their Server CapEx as well as holding them accountable for it’s utilization. To be successful in this role the analyst will need a solid background in Finance (from Budget/Forecast/Actuals, Fixed Assets and other Control areas) and will need to develop a base level understanding of Technologies, Hardware use cases and App architecture to help inform the forecast and to challenge the business. This is a role that straddles both a core Finance role and one that will need to heavily partner with and influence the business.

Education & Experience

Bachelor's degree preferred We promote innovation and new technology to further improve our creative output. Dynamic, smart people and inspiring, innovative technologies are the norm here. You will be part of building an extraordinary search team. We're looking for a talented and passionate person to join this amazing team, if you feel this is you, we'd love to hear from you. Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.

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